"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.